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Oil

Pre-salt auctions in October to yield R$ 100 billion in investments

For Minister of the General Secretariat of the Presidency, transparency measures taken by the government and changes in auction rules will help create many jobs in the country

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Preservation

Government measures lead to 16% decrease in Legal Amazon deforestation

Science and environment ministers announced the most recent numbers, a result of intense government efforts for the preservation of Brazilian biomes, in a meeting with President Temer

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Agribusiness hits US$ 7.4 billion surplus in September
Foreign Trade

Agribusiness hits US$ 7.4 billion surplus in September

Increased exports, especially of soybean, drove positive results for the month

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Terrorism

President Michel Temer condemns terrorist attack in Somalia

Twin bombings in Mogadishu have left at least 300 dead, 400 others injured

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Canonisation of martyrs

Temer: World must recover solidarity between individuals and nations

President issued a statement after the canonisation by the Catholic Church of thirty martyrs from Rio Grande do Norte killed in an attack fuelled by religious intolerance

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
Economic Projections

Brazil should grow 2.5% in 2018, says Planning minister

During event, Dyogo Oliveira made predictions about growth and pondered that the recession has been overcome

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 13, 2017 12:00 AM News
Meirelles: with reforms, Brazil can grow at 4% a year
Economic Recovery

Meirelles: with reforms, Brazil can grow at 4% a year

While in the United States, Finance Minister said that approving pension reform is necessary for the country’s stability

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 13, 2017 12:00 AM News
Exports

Brazil works to increase sales to Iran

With an average US$ 2 billion exports a year, the country is a relevant trade partner for Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 11, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil temporarily suspends Uruguayan milk imports
Foreign Trade

Brazil temporarily suspends Uruguayan milk imports

Announcing the decision, Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi explained the government wants to ensure the origin of the imported product

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2017 12:00 AM News
Mission accomplished

Last Brazilian military from Haiti peacekeeping mission return to the country

Over 13 years, approximately 38,000 Brazilian Armed Forces military were deployed to the stabilisation troops in Haiti

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2017 12:00 AM News
IMF sees stronger growth in the Brazilian economy in 2017 and 2018
Projections

IMF sees stronger growth in the Brazilian economy in 2017 and 2018

International organisation mentioned increased consumption as one of the factors that have led to the upward revision of GDP estimates

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2017 12:00 AM News
Delightful twists of the Cerrado scenery
Natural Beauties

Delightful twists of the Cerrado scenery

Trunks and branches illustrate the curves of great experiences that await visitors in the middle of Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 10, 2017 12:00 AM News
Trade balance hits US$ 1.9 billion surplus in first week of October
Trade Balance

Trade balance hits US$ 1.9 billion surplus in first week of October

Data was released on Monday (9) by the Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 09, 2017 06:32 PM News
PPI

Private sector partnerships will improve the Brazilian economy and services

Concessions and privatisations translate into economic progress, job creation and better services to citizens

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 09, 2017 12:00 AM News
Tragedy

Michel Temer honours heroine of Janaúba with National Order of Merit

Heley de Abreu Silva Batista (43) has been awarded one of Brazil’s most distinguished decorations for saving multiple children from an arson fire at the Gente Inocente Municipal Education Centre

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 08, 2017 12:00 AM News
INPC

Inflation for low-income families is the lowest since 1998

Important household products have seen price decreases, driving inflation down further

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 06, 2017 12:00 AM News
Nobel Peace Prize

Temer: Abolition of nuclear weapons is a "historical commitment" of Brazil

Brazilian government played an important role in discussing nuclear ban treaty. Campaign for the abolition of the use of nuclear energy for non-peaceful purposes won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 06, 2017 12:00 AM News
Campaign against nuclear weapons wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize
Awards

Campaign against nuclear weapons wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize

Announcement made this Friday (6) in Norway acknowledges Ican's work to implement the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Brazil was the first country to sign the treaty

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 06, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer visits Alcântara Launch Centre in Maranhão
Defence

Temer visits Alcântara Launch Centre in Maranhão

President visited the unit's command and control centre, a core element of the Brazilian Space Programme

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 05, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer highlights government's agility in important decisions for the country
Taper of Our Lady of Nazareth

Temer highlights government's agility in important decisions for the country

President highlighted the transfer of land from the government to the Archdiocese of Belém (PA) as another example of the agility of the current administration

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 05, 2017 12:00 AM News
Exports

Singapore to buy Brazilian bone-in beef and pork

Decision is expected to boost sales to the Asian country by US$ 100 million per year

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 05, 2017 12:00 AM News
Exports to China boost trade balance
Foreign Trade

Exports to China boost trade balance

Chinese interest has been a strong driver of Brazil's recent positive trade balance results

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 04, 2017 12:00 AM News
Economic Progress

State Enterprise profits up 19.6% after improved management

More efficient governance rules, management changes and appropriate economic measures have helped public companies reach R$ 17.3 billion in total profits in the first half of the year

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 04, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Oct 04, 2017 12:00 AM News
New video channel brings daily child care tips
Child Development

New video channel brings daily child care tips

Launched on Tuesday (3), Life of the Child platform offers videos with expert tips on the various stages of child development, from birth to 11 years of age

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2017 12:00 AM News
Industry activity has best August in seven years
Economic Recovery

Industry activity has best August in seven years

Industry output increased by 4% compared to August 2016, with recovery in 20 of the 26 segments surveyed

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2017 12:00 AM News
Stronger Brazil

With confidence on the rise, carmakers predict billionaire investments in Brazil

Investments help the recovery of the economy and boost job creation. Five major carmakers have announced major investments

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 03, 2017 12:00 AM News
Attack in the USA

President Temer expresses condolences to victims of the attack in Las Vegas

Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued statement reaffirming Brazil's condemnation of the violent act

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 02, 2017 12:00 AM News
Trade balance hits record $53.2 billion surplus
Foreign Trade

Trade balance hits record $53.2 billion surplus

Surplus for September also hit a record US$ 5.178 billion, the best performance for the month since the beginning of the statistical time series in 1989

by BrazilGovNews published Oct 02, 2017 12:00 AM News